Samantha van Wissen NL
After her training at the Rotterdam Dance Academy, Samantha van Wissen starts her dance career at Rosas in 1991. There she collaborates on various creations and repertoire pieces, including Rosas danst Rosas, Mikrokosmos, Achterland, Erts, Mozart Concert Arias. She continues to work with Rosas on a freelance basis, collaborating in 2017 on the opera Cosi Fan Tutte and The Six Brandenburg Concertos.
From 1997 she has been part of the permanent core of ZOO/ Thomas Hauert, collaborating on Cows in Space, Pop-up Songbook, Jetzt, 5 , Verosimile, Walking Oscar, Puzzled, Accords, You've Changed, Mono, How To Proceed and If Only, among others.
In addition to dance, she has also participated in a few theater productions. "The Three Sisters" and "Droesem" by Inne Goris.
In 2021 she collaborated with Francois Gremaud, 2b compagnie, for the solo performance Giselle. Samantha van Wissen also gives classes and workshops at Cultureel Centrum De Westrand, P.A.R.T.S, Impulstanz festival and AP Hogeschool in Antwerp. She also gives yoga classes, and is a certified Iyengar Yoga teacher.